Packers make Aaron Rodgers the highest paid player in NFL history

aaron rodgersThe Green Bay Packers have announced that they’ve signed quarterback Aaron Rodgers to a contract extension that will make him the highest paid player in NFL history.

“Aaron is a true professional and a special player,” said Executive Vice President, General Manager and Director of Football Operations Ted Thompson. “He works hard, is humble, and is focused on his actions, on and off the field. He is an excellent teammate and pushes himself and others to be the very best. We are happy to reach an agreement to extend his career with the Packers.”

Head coach Mike McCarthy is fired up about Rodgers’ new contract.

“An exciting day for our football program,” Head Coach Mike McCarthy said. “Aaron is an excellent illustration of a Green Bay Packer. It is truly a blessing to witness his continued accomplishments, both on and off the field.”

As soon as we get the terms of the contract, we will post them.